No matter what subjects we pursue, we’ve all come here to

change the course of history.


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Make an Impact

GW students participate in research that matters. Graduate researchers at the Milken Institute School of Public Health aided Dr. Carlos Santos-Burgoa and his team in estimating the 2,975 excess deaths linked to Hurricane Maria. But researchers at the  Milken Institute School of Public Health aren’t the only ones conducting research on a national scale. Explore all of our schools and colleges and find out the ways you can make an impact.

Explore Our Schools & Colleges




GW; Together, We Raise High!



GW's Strategic Initiatives

Our five strategic initiatives will guide the university’s efforts over the next several years:

  • Student Experience
  • Research
  • Philanthropy & Constituent Engagement
  • Medical Enterprise
  • Institutional Culture

Learn More About the Strategic Initiatives 




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Ten GW Alumni Ran for Congress, Seven Won

Capitol Hill will be a little more Buff and Blue this January. Six candidates won seats in the House, and one was re-elected to the Senate.


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#GivingTuesday Supports GW Philanthropy

The annual global day of giving back encourages the community to help students through philanthropy.

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Best for Vets

The Military Times recently named GW among the Top 20 schools in their 'Best for Vets' college ranking. 


"Without the #gibill I couldn’t have afforded to go to @GWtweets and receive two awesome degrees from the @gwucolumbian and @GSPMgwu which set me on the path to a successful transition from military to civilian life."

Martin Martinez

MPS Legislative Affairs '16
BA Political Science '12




"Vern life" - @hopefrederick"


"Graduated here 10 years ago. Politics is still in my DNA. Thanks @gwuniversity for intensifying my love for it all."[email protected]


"I bleed buff and blue!!" [email protected];


Remembering George H.W. Bush #OnlyAtGW


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Welcome, President LeBlanc!


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